THE JOHN HENRY KILBUCK COLLECTION
Bracket, Harpoon

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Collection John Henry Kilbuck Collection
Date 1885 ca.-1911 ca.
Description White ivory harpoon bracket carved into the shape of a seal's head. There are two drilled holes for the seal's eyes, two holes for the nose, a line for the mouth and several dots as decoration near the neck. There is a hole drilled from the back of its head to just below where the line for the mouth is. Used on the lashings of harpoons.
Dimensions H-0.75 L-1.25 inches
Category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Object ID 1911.086
Object Name Bracket, Harpoon
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